Compare Markel vs. Progressive Motorcycle Insurance

What’s the difference between Markel Motorcycle Insurance and Progressive Motorcycle Insurance? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
Last Updated: May 16, 2018
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Markel
9.2 / 10 - Excellent
#4 in Motorcycle Insurance
Progressive
9.6 / 10 - Excellent
#1 in Motorcycle Insurance
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Key Facts

  • Up to $30,000 in accessory coverage
  • Diminishing deductible
  • Accident forgiveness
  • Roadside assistance and trip interruption
  • Flexible deductibles
  • Mechanical breakdown coverage
  • Rental reimbursement
  • Policies start at $50
  • Save up to 35% with multiple discounts
  • Industry leader in motorcycle insurance
  • Competitive rates, plenty of discounts
  • Bike insurance for as little as $75 a year
  • Full replacement cost and no depreciation for parts
  • Total loss coverage for brand new bikes
  • Coverage for gear and personal belongings

ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings

9.2 / 10 - Excellent
10/10
Coverage and Benefits
9/10
Customer Experience
9/10
Pricing and Discounts
9/10
Financial Strength
9.6 / 10 - Excellent
10/10
Coverage and Benefits
9/10
Customer Experience
10/10
Pricing and Discounts
9/10
Financial Strength

Customer Reviews

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8.6 / 10 - Excellent
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Final Verdict

Progressive Motorcycle Insurance has a higher overall rating than Markel Motorcycle Insurance. Progressive scores better than Markel across: Coverage and Benefits, and Pricing and Discounts. Both companies score similarly on Customer Experience, and Financial Strength.


Customer Comments & Reviews

Brian M
Belleville, New Jersey
11/2/2016
Progressive Motorcycle Insurance review
Best decision I could have made. They make it so easy to pay, so easy to obtain information and always have great discounts. I couldn't ask for anything better when it comes to Progressive for my motorcycle. Plus, they take good care of me.


Sam W
Rutherford, New Jersey
9/28/2016
Progressive Motorcycle Insurance review
Progressive is one of the best insurance companies I've ever dealt with. Not only do they provide great rates, but they also work with you to get you the best rate possible. Every time I renew my policy with them, there are always more discounts that I receive for being a great driver. I've been with them since I had my first car and they have been nothing but good to me. I will stay with them for as along as I can!